Both Sides Retreat On Budget Standoff

First Read: Both sides retreat on budget standoff for now but bigger questions remain.

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    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • A very Irish Christmas gift guide for 2020
    Irish gift guide just in time for. We do so for two reasons: firstly, to support the incredible artists, jewellers, designer ...
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  • Heading into the home straight
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    10/25/2020 - 5:26 pm | View Link
  • Regardless who wins in November, Beijing will be hoping to reset the US-China relationship
    Bush warned Barack Obama that "the critics will rage (and) your 'friends' will disappoint you," while Obama urged current U.S. President Donald Trump to "sustain the international order that's ...
    10/25/2020 - 4:58 pm | View Link
  • Frank Giustra: A case for peace
    At times, it feels like the only groups left advocating for world peace are John Lennon fans and beauty pageant contestants. But apathy is the opposite of what we need today. Deadly conflict is on the ...
    10/25/2020 - 2:07 pm | View Link
  • Election 2020: 'Labour Connect' the data analysis tool that boosted Jacinda Ardern's campaign
    Jacinda Ardern's popularity, Covid-19 and a potent data analysis tool combined to power Labour to a historic majority.
    10/24/2020 - 10:07 am | View Link
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